Sharing her priorities, bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra mentioned that it is observed that affluent people often think higher education is not required for their girls but as the brand ambassador for UNICEF, her top priority will be educating young and underprivileged girls in slums and villages.
She mentioned being proud of being the brand ambassador of UNICEF, and can lend her voice to this cause of girl education. She also mentioned that its is due to her parents gave her value of education and standing on own's feet. She wishes that she can extend her support to this cause by encouraging education of the girl child. The 28-year-old, who worked worldwide for various causes when she won the Miss World title in 2000, pointed out that there are affluent Indians who feel higher studies are a waste for their girls.